Validation Technician

Employer: FoxGuard Solutions
Job Location: Christiansburg, Virginia
Category: IT/Computers/Networking, Tech Support/Customer Service
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 7/11/2019
Closing Date: 8/15/2019
FoxGuard Solutions
FoxGuard Solutions develops customized cyber security, compliance, and industrial computing solutions. As a leading operational technology company we deliver reliable, secure and configurable solutions that include: several cyber security solutions, including Patch & Update Management Services as well as turnkey computing solutions for mission-critical applications designed to fit a customer’s intended use, expected life-cycle and desired price point.
http://www.foxguardsolutions.com
Job Description

Do you love working with computers? Are you good with details? If so, this is the perfect opportunity for you to join our Cyber Security unit as a Validation Technician. In this role, one would be responsible for patching, computer information gathering, validation procedures, and providing quality documentation for customer reports. A love for computers and prior experience with Windows is a must for this position. If you have the necessary skills and are ready to take the next step in your career, apply today!

What you will be doing...

  • Interpret detailed technical information included in release notes as it relates to patch/update versioning
  • Identify and manage the resolution of data quality issues including integrity, accuracy, consistency, and completeness in an efficient and timely manner
  • Analyze and report on project data
  • Provide quality documentation for customer reports
  • Execute the following aspects of the validation cycle:
    • Perform backup and restores
    • Run hash test
    • Inspect shipment (scope limited to final package inspection)
  • Able to assist with lab maintenance
  • Able to assist other teams, including technical support and engineering as needed

What you will bring to the table...

  • High school diploma or equivalent (e.g., GED); or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Great attention to detail
  • Prior experience with Windows

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Network + and/or Security + certifications
  • Prior experience with Linux

What we can offer you...

FoxGuard Solutions offers a competitive salary with a great benefits package, which includes dental, medical and vision insurance, as well as 401k, wellness programs, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, educational assistance and paid-time-off – and don’t forget Ice Cream Fridays! That’s right ice-cream every Friday!

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